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The Ultimate Chewy Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

Throw in a glass of cold milk and you may have just discovered sugary nirvana.<p>A good old chocolate chip cookie is my ultimate party trick. Last-minute dinner guests? No-brainer. Need to bring a dessert or thank-you gift to a party? A perfect choice. Late-night munchies? You bet your ass I’m making …

Dessert

Buying your first rental property? Here’s how to make money as a landlord.

Thinking about buying your first rental property?<p>The mistake most wannabe landlords make is paying market price for any old home on the market. Any house at any price won’t necessarily make for a good rental. Step one to making money is to buy the house at the right price based on both market value …

Real Estate

Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Image: iStock<p>Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and …

Analytics

It Can Be Done: How to Get Rid of Belly Fat Without Doing a Single Sit-Up

There are a lot of misconceptions—and even myths—surrounding belly fat and how to banish it. What we often envision in the rulebook for de-bloating …

Nutrition

How to Focus on What’s Important, Not Just What’s Urgent

Do you get to the end of the day and feel that you’ve met your most pressing deadlines but haven’t accomplished anything that’s fundamentally important? You’re hardly alone. In a series of studies recently published in the Journal of Consumer Research, people typically chose to complete tasks that …

10 Surprising Health Benefits of Mindfulness Meditation

<b>“The real meditation practice is how we live our lives from moment to moment to moment.” –</b> <b>Jon Kabat-Zinn</b><p>As someone who strives daily to be the best I …

Anxiety Really Is Contagious—These 8 Tips Will Help Keep You From Catching It

Easy ways to create an anxiety buffer zone.<p>Just like you can catch a cold or the flu, you can catch anxiety too, be it from a friend venting about …

Plot Twist: These Low-Maintenance Plants Actually Thrive When Neglected

Plants make any room look better—just look at shelter magazine features for proof. But keeping your greenery alive is easier said than done. As a …

12 Self-Care Bowls to Try for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

We get it. You’re busy, and you barely have time to scarf down a $12 sandwich (OK, $12 burger), let alone make a meal that nourishes your <i>soul</i> or …

Cajun Butter Steak

Directions<p>In a large bowl, whisk together soy sauce, olive oil, brown sugar, bourbon, mustard, Cajun seasoning, garlic, thyme, and red pepper flakes. …

Spaghetti Cacio e Pepe Recipe

"This is a recipe that we have made in our family for many years--everyone loves it. It's a very basic and easy variation on mac 'n …

Watermelon, Cucumber, and Feta Salad Recipe

Cucumbers add a welcome crunch to this refreshing summer salad of cubed watermelon, fresh herbs, and crumbled feta cheese. You can replace the fresh …

17 Packable Lunch Ideas That'll Actually Fill You Up

From pasta salads, to above-average sandwiches, to Buddha bowls.

The Only Sauce You'll Need This Summer

It’s officially Summer Sauce season. When fresh herbs start popping up in gardens and at farmers’ markets, it’s time to break out your food processor …

Recipes

Doctors hail world first as woman’s advanced breast cancer is eradicated

A woman with advanced breast cancer which had spread around her body has been completely cleared of the disease by a groundbreaking therapy that harnessed the power of her immune system to fight the tumours.<p>It is the first time that a patient with late-stage breast cancer has been successfully …

Cancer

The Best Side Dish For Serving With BBQ Ribs

Summer is officially here, folks! The weather is warmer, annual pool parties are in full swing, vacation time is around the corner, and a new style …

Pizza Dough for the Grill

Preparation<p>Stir the yeast into the water; let sit for 15 minutes. Combine the flour and salt in the bowl of a stand mixer fitted with the dough hook …

Recipe: Rowley Leigh’s mozzarella with fritteda | Financial Times

I didn’t really get buffalo mozzarella for a while. It can be extraordinarily bland and, as a young tyro chef, the idea of sliced tomatoes with …

Make These Easy Salt & Vinegar Cucumbers All Summer Long

When you're in need of something crisp and refreshing alongside whatever you're serving — be it grilled shrimp or a roast chicken — let this be your …

Recipes

37 Pasta Salads That Will Be The Hit Of Your Next Cookout

Because you always need more ideas for this party pleaser.<p>Amp up your regular pasta salad with one of these fun and easy recipes.

Thinking of selling your home? Do it before 2020, economists say

Prospective home buyers these days are probably feeling pressure to lock in a deal quickly given skyrocketing home prices across most of the country. …

Real Estate

15 Cleaning Secrets Only Car Detailers Know

Save $200 and detail your car yourself in half a day. Get professional results using these tips from experienced detailers.<p>If you hit your dry paint …

11 Things That Can Happen When You Drink Apple Cider Vinegar Every Day

Apple cider vinegar is making the rounds as a bit of a “miracle cure,” but what exactly does it do to your body? Here are some of the proven benefits.<p>…

Which Is More Profitable: Foreclosures, Short Sales or REOs?

Distressed Home Sales: Foreclosures, Short Sales, REOs<p>Which is more profitable: foreclosures, short sales or REOs?<p>Updated April 06, 2018<p>Foreclosures, …

This is the 'best pasta sauce in the world' - and it has only three simple ingredients

Making your own pasta sauce might be the last thing you will want to do at the end of a busy working day.<p>But one celebrated recipe has only three …

What these men in long-term relationships really think about how often they have sex

"Our frequency has definitely gone down since we started dating."<p>How often couples have sex is something most of us are curious about. And, from talking to my closest pals, it certainly seems to be something that ebbs and flows, peaks and troughs, comes and goes as other stuff is going on in your …

The Lazy Man's Guide To Losing Fat And Building Muscle

Image: iStock<p>Like most guys of a certain vintage, I have mixed feelings about my body. Staying lean and not surrendering to the siren’s call of the …

Expert Advice: How to Buy a Couch that Will Last: An Insider Guide

The other day Julie sent me some reading material: the cautionary tale of a popular West Elm sofa that’s notorious for sagging, losing its buttons, …

I Tried This At-Home Metabolism Test, and My Results Completely Surprised Me

I originally heard about EverlyWell on an episode of <b>Shark Tank</b>, and I was fascinated by the idea of being able to learn more about my health from home. However, I was definitely skeptical of how much easier and convenient this DIY lab kit claimed to be compared to a traditional doctor's visit. So …

Wellness

33 Things to Stop Doing to Your Kids Right Now

In our quest to be a great mom or dad, we often don't see that our actions aren't always best for our children. Now's the time to take off the …